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Arrest Made For High School E-Mail Threat

A King County sheriff’s spokeswoman says detectives have made an arrest in a March 29 emailed bomb threat that warned of a “blood bath” at Kentwood High School in suburban Covington, south of Seattle.

CBS Seattle–04/09/2013

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Man Charged With Murder; Wash. Grandparents Slain

King County prosecutors have charged a man accused of killing his grandparents at their Renton home with first-degree aggravated murder, which carries the state’s ultimate penalty.

03/21/2013

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$1M Bail Set For WA Woman In Parks Dept. Shooting

A King County judge set a $1 million bail on Saturday for a woman accused of shooting a 65-year-old man inside a parks department building in Seattle.

03/10/2013

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Robert Swift Finally Vacates Trashed King County Home

Last month we told you about how former Seattle Sonics big man Robert Swift was refusing to leave his foreclosed home. Today, we’re told the Sonics’ 2004 first-round pick has finally vacated the property, but left quite a mess.

1090 The Fan–03/05/2013

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Washington Sumpreme Court To Rule On Tax Increase Law

The Washington Supreme Court is expected to rule Thursday on a lawsuit challenging the two-thirds majority required for the Legislature to pass a tax increase.

CBS Seattle–02/28/2013

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Judge Rejects Union Lawsuit Aiming To Block Arena Plans

A Washington state judge rejected a union lawsuit Friday which aimed to block a deal for new Seattle basketball arena.

1090 The Fan–02/22/2013

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Seattle Passing $1.2 Billion In School Measures

Voters in Seattle gave strong support in Tuesday’s election to school operating and construction levies totaling $1.2 billion. The King County elections office reported both passing with more than 70 percent of the vote.

CBS Seattle–02/13/2013

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Seattle Lawyer To Fill King County Council Vacancy

Seattle attorney Rod Dembowski has been appointed to fill a vacancy on the King County Council left by Bob Ferguson, who was elected state attorney general last fall.

CBS Seattle–02/12/2013

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Seattle Mayor Appoints New Police Commission

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn has named the 15 members of a new commission to help guide changes at the police department in response to a Justice Department investigation.

CBS Seattle–01/14/2013

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MLK Jr Day Observations and Events in Seattle

The Seattle area is host to some of the country’s biggest celebrations of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Plan to give back and do something good for your community, attend a celebration service, or take part in the MLK Jr. Day march and rally. Here are some of our favorite observances.

01/10/2013

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